Jose G. Sanchez, P.E. | President
Jose G. Sanchez, President of JHD Home Inspection, received his formal home inspection training in Illinois and is a Certified Professional Inspector (CPI) with the International Association of Certified Home Inspectors (INACHI) organization. His education includes a Bachelors’ degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Illinois at Chicago. His 9 years of working experience as an Engineer has allowed him to gain technical expertise as well as an abundance of construction knowledge. As a Design Engineer, Jose is able to design Mechanical systems for high-tech buildings and inspect the installation at different phases of construction for approval as well as code compliance. As an Engineering Commissioning Authority (CxA), Jose’s duties include the testing of Mechanical systems (Heating, Cooling and Plumbing) for proper installation and function as well as an overall inspection of the quality of construction.
As Owner and Construction Manager of JHD Design Group LLC, Jose has been able to increase his knowledge of residential home construction by focusing on the investment and rehabilitation of residential homes in the Chicagoland area. Working on and managing rehab projects has enabled Jose to extensively learn about all systems, installation and proper function, with the added benefit of estimating repair costs for certain material defects or installation deficiencies. Having direct experience with home remodeling give Jose an advantageous step as a Home Inspector in which he is able to provide his clients with added value.
Mr. Sanchez holds multiple licenses and certifications with the state of Illinois:
- State of Illinois Licensed Home Inspector
- Certified Professional Inspector (CPI)
- State of Illinois Licensed Professional Engineer (PE)
- Certified Commissioning Authority (CxA)
- Certified Energy Manager (CEM)
- Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Accredited Professional (LEED AP)
Jose’s technical education, construction experience and dedication give him the necessary skill set to perform accurate and detailed Home Inspections. His certifications in Energy Efficiency and Environmental Design allow him to evaluate your home from an energy efficiency perspective, which will provide you the necessary knowledge on how to reduce energy use in your home which translates to lower utility bills. He also takes time to answer questions as well as give advice about repairs which result in educated and satisfied clients. Keeping up to date with building practices allows Jose to give his clients the necessary information and knowledge to make the most informed decision possible. Jose is a bi-lingual Engineer, speaking both English and Spanish fluently.